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August 28, 2021

Agnew Hybrid Microgrid Project, Australia

By Carmen

The Agnew Hybrid Microgrid Project is a smart grid project located in Agnew, Western Australia, Australia. The installation of the project began in 2018 and the project was commissioned in 2020.


The Agnew Hybrid Microgrid Project was completed using smart grid as the technology category. It is a distributed generation, microgrid, renewable integration project with a rated capacity of 56MW. It is implemented in the mine.

The smart grid project is owned by Energy Developments and developed by Energy Developments. Approximately $9.32m was financed by the authorities for the development of the project.

The Agnew Hybrid Microgrid Project has the following equipment associated with it:

– Solar Power Supply
– Thermal Power Supply
– Wind Power Supply

Agnew Hybrid Microgrid Project development status

The development of Agnew Hybrid Microgrid Project was started in 2018 and the commissioning was completed in 2020.

Contractors involved

Energy Developments has partnered with Energy Developments to construct and complete the Agnew Hybrid Microgrid Project.

Additional information

– The project has five wind turbines generating 18 MW of power in the wind farm, a 10,000 panelled 4 MW solar farm and a 13 MW/4 MWh battery storage and a 16 MW gas engine power station. – The project is developed in two stages. One is a new off-grid 23MW power station with 16MW gas and 3MW diesel generation and 4MW photovoltaic solar and two has 18MW wind generation, a 13MW battery and an advanced micro-grid control system.

About Energy Developments

Energy Developments Ltd (Energy Developments), a subsidiary of DUET Group, is an energy company that develops, designs, constructs, operates and maintains small scale power-generating and energy projects. The company offers design, project management, operation and maintenance, and financing services. It caters its services in the areas of remote energy, liquefied natural gas and compressed natural gas power generation and associated energy solutions, landfill gas power generation and abatement, waste coal mine gas power generation and abatement, and wind farms. The company operates and manages power generation facilities located across the US, Europe and Australia. Energy Developments is headquartered in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


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